Heavy Rainfall Across Portions Of Gulf Coast States This Week

Abundant moisture will interact with a stalled front in the Gulf of Mexico this week to generate locally heavy rainfall across the Gulf Coast region. This activity will be bolstered mid-late week by remnants of Willa, currently in the eastern Pacific. This surge of moisture could bring widespread flood concerns to the region given the prolonged period of wet weather.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156)
Issued by: National Weather Service Morehead City, NC
Last Update: 103 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018
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Rest Of Tonight: N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.

Mon: NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.

Mon Night: S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop after midnight.

Tue: W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.

Tue Night: W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy after midnight.

Wed: N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.

Wed Night: N winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.

Thu: N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop.

Fri: NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy. A chance of showers.



Zone Forecast: S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156)

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